VCU Brandcenter Friday Forum
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
VCU Brandcenter Friday Forum presents "Catalytic Creativity," featuring Lisa Freiman, director of the VCU Institute for Contemporary Art, in the Commons Theater.
For more information, contact Katherine Keogh at email@example.com or visit http://brandcenter.vcu.edu/resources/friday-forum/.
VCU Biostatistics Seminar Series for Spring 2017
12 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.
The Department of Biostatistics presents its spring 2017 seminar series featuring Montserrat Fuentes, Ph.D., dean, College of Humanities and Sciences, and professor, Department of Statistical Science and Operations Research, discussing "Nonparametric Spatial-Temporal Modelling of the Association Between Ambient Air Pollution and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes" in One Capitol Square, Third Floor, Room 305.
For more information, contact Dipankar Bandyopadhyay at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 827-2058 or visit http://www.biostatistics.vcu.edu/seminars-invited-talks/.
Minority Health Conference Lecture Webcast
2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences hosts a webcast of the UNC Minority Health Conference William T. Small, Jr. keynote in Room 2010. The theme for the conference is "Systems of Power: Recalling Our Past, Restructuring Our Future." The webcast will stream the recorded keynote address by Chandra Ford, Ph.D., followed by a live question-and-answer session with the keynote speaker.
For more information, contact Thelma Mack at email@example.com or visit http://events.vcu.edu/details.asp?myVal=65529.
'Under the Hijab and the Kippah: Muslims and Jews in a Divided America'
The School of World Studies Religious Studies Program presents "Under the Hijab and the Kippah: Muslims and Jews in a Divided America," a Religious Studies faculty panel discussion, in the Academic Learning Commons, Room 2201. The panel will feature Samaneh Oladi, assistant professor of Islam; David Weinfeld, assistant professor of Judaic Studies; and Jon Waybright, instructor and School of World Studies director of internships.
For more information, contact Isabelle Richman at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://worldstudies.vcu.edu.
Spring 2017 Anthropology Speaker Series with Michelle Taylor
The School of World Studies Anthropology Program hosts its Spring 2017 Anthropology Speaker Series featuring Michelle Taylor discussing "Historical Preservation of the Enslaved Community at Jame Madison's Montpelier: Tracing Ancestral Roots with Public Archaeology and 3D Printing" in the Commons Theater. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Christopher Brooks at email@example.com.
Society for Human Resource Management at VCU: VHDA and WVU Panel
The Society for Human Resource Management at VCU hosts a speaker series in Snead Hall, Room B2165. Each month, this organization invites speakers from the Richmond area to discuss current trends and best practices in human resource management.
For more information, contact Brianna Earl at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Activities Programming Board: Weekly Movies
The Activities Programming Board presents a screening of "The Gabby Douglas Story" at 7 p.m. and "Girl, Interrupted" at 9:30 p.m. in the Commons Theater. Movies will also be shown on Saturday, Feb. 25, with "The Gabby Douglas Story" starting at 7 p.m. and "Girl, Interrupted" at 9:30 p.m. in the Commons Theater.
For more information, contact Activities Programming Board at email@example.com.
Commonwealth of Virginia Alzheimer's Grant: Applications Accepted
The VCU Virginia Center on Aging accepts grant applications through Monday, April 3, for the Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Research Award Fund. Applications must be affiliated with colleges or universities, research institutes or other not-for-profit organizations located in Virginia. Awards are limited for $45,000 each. A non-binding letter of intent is required by Friday, March 10. Application forms, guidelines and further information about preparing the letter of intent are available by visiting the website below.
For more information, contact Constance L Coogle at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 828-1525 or visit http://go.vcu.edu/ardraf .
Policy Open for Public Comment
Treasury Services invites faculty and staff to review the proposed revised Investment policy. Comments can be submitted during the 10-business-day public comment period before continuing through the governance process. The draft policy can be found at https://policy.vcu.edu/policies-open-for-public-comment
For more information, contact Tim Graf at email@example.com or visit https://policy.vcu.edu/policies-open-for-public-comment.